The Campaign To End All War In this interview with David Swanson, we discuss a campaign, still in its planning stages, to eliminate “the institution of war as an acceptable enterprise for the human species.” Visiting the website, one is prompted to sign a simple two sentence  pledge that reads: "I understand that wars and militarism make us less safe rather than [...]

U.S. Asks: Who the F*CK Can We Bomb Up In This Joint? As Margret Flowers and Kevin Zeese put it in their recent article, Can Peace Movement End US Empire? "Can this experience be the beginning of a transformation of US foreign policy? Is our nation capable of ceasing the never-ending wars of the post 9/11 world? Can we face up to the history of American [...]

Verbs for Nouns A popular refrain that one hears when talking about the troops is that they fight, kill, and get killed, maim and get maimed so that we can enjoy our freedom here at home. The troops make the ultimate sacrifice so that we can be free. Does anyone with even a partially functioning frontal lobe [...]

American Autumn: an occudoc • official trailer • music for this trailer is "Greed", by Fugazi (Dischord Records) used with permission American Autum: an Occudoc will premiere in June of 2012. To schedule a screening, or for more information, visit Written, Directed and Produced by Dennis Trainor, Jr. Camera: Kevin Egan, Asher Platts, & Dennis Trainor, Jr. Editing: Aj Russo & [...]

Pakistan Ready To Fight Back Against U.S According to a report filed by Saeed Shah of McClatchy Newspapers - Pakistan Orders Troops to Return Fire if Attacked on Afghan Border. But who, pray tell, would be attacking Pakistan. Are they at war? Pakistan's top military commander has issued orders to the country's troops to return fire should they come under attack [...]

Obama’s Broken Promise (You can’t take this to the bank)

( a re-post from the old website, No Cure For That. Sept, 2011) In October of 2007, Barack Obama said this: "I will promise you this, that if we have not gotten our troops out by the time I am president, it is the first thing I will do. I will get our troops home. [...]